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Marking the passing of those who have served this country. Comments from relatives, friends and comrades welcome
ELLICOCK Lt Col John (Jack) Henry Ellicock RA died 20th July 2014 aged 87
HEATHCOTE Brigadier Sir Gilbert Heathcote Bt CBE 21 September 1913 - 15 April 2014
Royal Artillery. Landed on D-Day, Op Market Garden. Devised fireplan for airborne phase of Rhine crossing 1945.
HEMPSALL Major Ernest Hempsall died 29th June 2014
JONES Sqn Ldr William John Cambell Jnes died 4th July 2014 aged 94
KEMBALL Brig Humphrey Gurdon Kemball CBE, MC 6 Nov 1919- 6 May 2014
BEF France with South Lancashires. Wounded, MC. After D day HQ 21st Army Group. Later Military Attache in Moscow
LEWIS Sqn Ldr Laurence Godfrey (Larry) Lewis DFC, DFM, AE
Sgt air gunner in Wellington attack in Scharnhorst, commissioned as pilot. first 2 1000 bomber raids, Dakota resupply over "the Hump"
MORAN Major Paul Moran RAOC died 25th July 2014 aged 85
PATTERSON Lt Col Howard "Pat" Paterson died 7th July 2014 aged 94
SWINLEY Captain Casper William Carnegie Swinley OBE, RN died 24th June 2014